The Syms Master of Science in Accounting program is an evening-only program that can be completed in one year, if taken full time. Located in midtown Manhattan, the program allows our students the ability to attend classes while also being able to pursue employment opportunities.

Our program is for those who have either majored in accounting or have a degree in another business discipline and wishes to become a certified public accountant.

Location and Class Schedule

The program is offered by the Syms School of Business at the Beren Campus of Yeshiva University. Classes are held two nights a week, from 5:45 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Four classes are offered each fall and spring semesters with additional classes offered in the summers to allow students to complete all requirements for the degree and also for those who may need extra coursework in accounting to fulfill New York State credit and content area educational requirements.

Learn more about the CPA licensure requirements of New York State.

Sy Syms School of Business 
at Yeshiva University

Admissions Deadlines


Scholarship Deposit Deadline (Fall 2020)


Admission Deadline (Fall 2020)


Admission Deposit Deadline (Fall 2020)


Admission Deadline (Fall 2020)


Admissions Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or another business discipline (finance, marketing, management or economics)
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 and GMAT score of 500*
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Résumé

*If you have a GPA of 3.2 or higher, the GMAT is not required. 

Equal Opportunity

Yeshiva University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and nondiscrimination in admission and other facets of its educational programs and activities. The University encourages applications from qualified students of diverse backgrounds without regard to sex, religion, age, race, sexual preference or national origin, within the meaning of applicable law.

Contact Us

If you would like more information or have any questions about the Syms Master of Science in Accounting program, please e-mail Margie Martin, associate director, at, or by telephone at 917.326.4839.